JumpToCurrentTime Method

JumpToCurrentTime is a method for a Trend Invoke method action.

Purpose: JumpToCurrentTime

Advanced Configuration: JumpToCurrentTime

Purpose: JumpToCurrentTime

To move the axis of a specified line, and associated lines, so that the current time is within the visible time span on the trend. This lets you see the latest incoming values if the line has run-time information.

Advanced Configuration: JumpToCurrentTime

Click Advanced on the Action tab of the Procedure Information dialog box.

The Edit Method dialog box opens for the JumpToCurrentTime method

Configuration is as follows.



Method name

Name of the selected method.

Note: Another method can be selected from the drop-down list.

Method result

(Optional) Setpoint that contains the status value.





Structure Type




Device or global Point ID.


When a user invokes the method, the method result contains the number of lines that jumped to the current time.



One of the following names what lines should jump to the current time.




All X-axes with runtime and/or auto updating lines.



Existing Line ID

X-axis associated with the line.








More information

List of X-axis methods.

All Trend methods.